Unlike Frida, I was born at a time when there was finally a vaccine for polio. That’s what afflicted Frida at 7 years old and my cousin Cleonice when she was only 12. I was lucky to be spared when so many other children in my family and neighborhood fell victims to this terrible disfiguring […]
Beading a Shawl was a very ambitious project! What a challenge! I was beginning to think I would never get them done… It took me 8 weeks and 2 pounds of glass seed beads for each of these marvelous creations. Also many hours of doing and undoing to have them hang absolutely right! Being a […]
Just finished some new earrings and a set with matching necklace on the theme of “Dia de Los Muertos.” Check them out! Big and bold! They certainly make a statement! Feel free to browse on my site and see the new designs. There are some small and large selections in different vibrant colors. Summer Solstice […]
Come visit my table at Changing Hands Bookstore in Tempe this Sunday. (Corner of Guadalupe and McClintock). Lots of new earrings and wearable art for the special person in your life! Looking forward to seeing you then!
Exquisite Beaded Wearable Art and Silver Jewelry: 10 am – 4 pm on Sunday Jan 20th at Changing Hands Bookstore (Guadalupe and McClintock, Tempe). Come choose your special piece or get a fabulous gift from a local artist! Happy 2013 everyone! Life is great!
I will be showcasing new jewelry and bead works at the Heard Museum (world famous for a reason) downtown Phoenix this weekend. The weather has changed and it is just absolutely beautiful outside. Come say hello and shop for something unique and exquisite for your loved ones!!
Hello Friends: I will be showcasing and vending the beautiful Carmen Creations jewelry at these upcoming festivals: Sat Oct 27 1-5 pm at the Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff, AZ Sunday Oct 28 1 -5 pm CALA Dia de Los Muertos/Phx at Hance Park, downtown Phoenix Sat and Sun, Nov 3rd and 4th at […]
This Friday, August 3rd, @ 4 pm, I would like to welcome Friends and Fridas for the closing performance of “I Paint My Own Reality: In Frida’s Garden.” The show received great press and many positive comments from our visitors. I will be performing inside the Blue Butterfly Lovers Gazeboand sharing pictures of my garden […]
Great job everyone! The gallery looks awesome. The paintings and other art works, including jewelry, are amazing. The Blue Butterfly Lovers’ Gazebo is a great experience. Everyone is talking about it! Up until August 3rd at Vision Gallery in downtown Chandler, AZ. Support your local artists! Check out this great review from the The Republic! […]
The countdown is on! On Friday, June 15th 7pm join us @ the Vision Gallery downtown Chandler for “I Paint My Own Reality: in Frida’s Garden”. We have been working frantically for the past few months on our new art. We’ve been on the phone, texting and emailing all the Fridas. There are 10 of […]